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​​​​​​​​​Home Instead Senior Care Team​​

At Your Service 24/7 in Memphis, TN

The need for in-home senior care services doesn't always arise between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on a weekday. That's why our team stands ready to serve you any day of the week, at any hour of the day or night. You can always reach us by phone at (901) 682-8600 to get help setting up home care for a family member.

We have come together as a group of dedicated professionals to deliver a home care solution that meets your needs. We employ trained, screened and bonded CAREGiversSMto serve your family's senior loved one with compassion and devotion.
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Darrell Doane | Franchise Owner

Darrell Doane | Franchise Owner

After a long history in marketing with medical companies, in 1996 Darrell and his wife Susan decided to purchase the local Home Instead franchise. Darrell's success has been chronicled over the years with several industry and franchise awards, but in the midst of such accolades, his top priority has always been giving back to the community. This genuine compassion for the well-being of others is especially evident in the time he and Susan contribute to the local Boys and Girls Club, and the American Heart Association. Today, this franchise includes Home Instead offices in Memphis (TN), Southaven (MS), and Oxford (MS)​​

Ken Cope | President

Ken Cope | President

​Ken has a diverse background in sales and management. He came to Home Instead with a skilled medical home health and hospice background. He has a passion for helping seniors and serves on the board of directors for the Professional Network on Aging in Memphis as well as the Case Manager's Society of America, Memphis Chapter. Ken believes that often times a smile and an encouraging word is enough to brighten the day of a senior who is struggling with health or other personal issues. His goal for Home Instead is to be known as the local resource for senior care and has lofty goals as he leads a great company into a realm of healthcare changes.


Blair Draughon / Director of Operations and Accounting

Blair Draughon / Director of Operations and Accounting

Angela "Michelle" Aaron | Office Manager

Angela "Michelle" Aaron | Office Manager

Andrew Veteto | Director of Business Development

Andrew Veteto | Director of Business Development

Latrisa Smith / EVV Billing Coordinator

Latrisa Smith / EVV Billing Coordinator

Tonyia Simpson/Billing Specialist

Tonyia Simpson/Billing Specialist

Darneque "Dee" Agee / Scheduling Coordinator

Darneque "Dee" Agee / Scheduling Coordinator

Richard McClure/Client Care Coordinator


Makayia Hargrove / Recruitment and Retention Coordinator

Makayia Hargrove / Recruitment and Retention Coordinator

Berlinia Russell / Director of First Impressions

Berlinia Russell / Director of First Impressions

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